complete verse (Acts 7:21)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 7:21:

  • Uma: “In his being thrown out, the young-woman daughter of Firaun picked him up, and cared for him like her own child.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “After three months he was put out of the house. But he was found by the daughter of the king and she made him her son.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And when they placed him far away, the daughter of the king found him. She adopted Moses, and he grew up with her as if he were her own son.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When they were forced to abandon him outside, a woman who was the child of Faraon came-upon him, and she cared-for him like he was her child.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But when they could no longer hide him inside the house, they took him a distance and then left him. But there was someone who found him and he was adopted by the daughter of that king. Her treatment of that child was really just like she was-his-natural-mother.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)